When I was a little kid, I never reflected on my name. It just was.
I was Black Hawk. I painted the skies with the wings my father saw, and chased many dreams an arrow would miss.
Emily Heist Moss wonders if it still makes sense for a woman to take the last name of her husband.
We don’t think much about our name, it’s always there. But have you thought about how much power it holds over you?
“We want you to hear their names”
Trying to live up to his father’s name has made him a better man.
March 27th is National Joe Day. There are many Joes: Joe, Jo, Joette, Joey, Joseph, Josephine, Johanna, Joann, Jodie or a cup of plain old coffee.
“It is better to be thought a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.” — When women chatter away, men use very few words. My Dad use to quote, “It is better to be thought a fool than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.” I admire the men in…
Meeting countless people each day can make it hard to keep names straight. You’ll be amazed at how well this works.
It’s not political correctness gone wrong or an attack on freedom of speech. It’s a call-to-action to empower those on the margins to have an equal role in authoring our National and global story.
Is finding a good school for your kids nearly imposible these days?
For some people, even the freedom of being called by their name has been taken away.
Al DeLuise revisits the process of naming his children, and the importance of names.
My mainstream-sounding name opens professional doors–and that’s not fair.
The difference between Holland, The Netherlands, what is considered “Dutch”, and more.
Found on Facebook: Joe Samlin